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Walworth County officials eye alternatives to placing juveniles in correctional facilities
Walworth County officials are looking into how to keep more juveniles out of correctional facilities and in the community.
No charges filed against UW-Whitewater wrestling recruit in sexual assault case
No charges filed against UW-Whitewater wrestling recruit in sexual assault case
The adult-aged UW-Whitewater wrestling recruit who was a suspect in a sexual assault case will not face charges. The wrestler was a 21-year-old competing for Lincoln College's wrestling team in Lincoln, Illinois, at the time of the event.
Prosecutor dismisses juvenile's arson case after state Court of Appeals decision
The case against a 16-year-old who was convicted in the burning of a Sugar Creek church has been dismissed. The state Court of Appeals ordered a new trial in juvenile court last week.
Whitewater man arrested in home burglary case

WHITEWATER— A Whitewater man suspected of using a credit card he obtained during a home burglary was arrested Tuesday, according to a release from the City of Whitewater Police Department.

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Police arrest Whitewater man in connection with home burglary
Whitewater police have arrested David A. Luciani, 21, Whitewater, in connection to a home burglary last week.
Walworth County contractor David Pierce found guilty on six counts of felony theft
Walworth County contractor David Pierce found guilty on six counts of felony theft
A jury found David Pierce, 43, guilty of five felony counts of theft by fraud and one felony count of theft by contractor after about two hours of jury deliberation.
Grandmother pleads to lesser charge in toddler's death
The grandmother accused of providing the methadone that caused her granddaughter's death withdrew her guilty plea to a reckless homicide charge Wednesday before pleading guilty to amended charges.
Whitewater police searching for home burglar
Whitewater police searching for home burglar
Whitewater police are looking for a burglar who broke into a Whitewater home and stole a pair of headphones and credit card Feb. 11.
Burglar hits Smoker's World early Tuesday morning
Janesville police are investigating an early Tuesday morning burglary at Smoker's World, 1822 W. Court St., said Sgt. Aaron Ellis.
Wisconsin Supreme Court suspends license of Milton lawyer John Koenig

MADISON--The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Tuesday suspended the law license of a Milton attorney accused of embezzling from his former law firm and ordered him to pay $12,020 in restitution.

John F. Koenig, licensed since 1997, practices in...